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Darley House and Attached Railings number 25 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8977 / 51°53'51"N

Longitude: -2.0656 / 2°3'56"W

OS Eastings: 395584

OS Northings: 222132

OS Grid: SO955221

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.SR3

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.4KWK

Entry Name: Darley House and Attached Railings number 25 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 5 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475602

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: All Saints

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Luke and St John

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9522SE PRIORY STREET
630-1/15/724 (South side)
05/05/72 No.25
and attached railings

GV II

Includes: Darley House and attached railings CARLTON STREET.
2 semi-detached villas, now house and nursery school, with
attached railings. c1820-50 with later alterations. Stucco
over brick with hipped slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on basement, 5 first-floor windows
(including central blind window); service range to rear.
Stucco detailing includes end pilasters with sunk panels.
Ground-floor windows in taller and wider round-arched slight
recesses with incised Greek key motif to surround. Tooled
first-floor band. 6/6 sashes where original, those to ground
floor are taller; basement has 3/6 basement and C20 glazed
doors. Right return: 3 window range. Central breakforward has
entrance, 6-panel part-glazed door with overlight with
margin-lights. Wide eaves. Left return (to Carlton Street): 4
first-floor windows: left end blind, otherwise 6/6 sashes.
3-right-window range has end pilasters and central
breakforward with entrance a 6-panel door (upper panels raised
and fielded, lower panels flush) with overlight, tooled
surround.
INTERIOR: noted as having retained original joinery and
plasterwork.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: first floor has 4 window boxes with
scrolled lozenge motif, further similar window box to return.
Railings to steps with similar motif.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the poet Adam Lindsey Gordon (1833-70) lived
at No.25.

Listing NGR: SO9559022131

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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